TechEd North America is going strong and more and more information is shared with the attendees and community. In this blog I will try to share some of the highlights about the Mobile Device Management enhancements that will come with ConfigMgr 2012 R2 and the next version of Windows Intune.READ MORE
For our WMUG NL members the following in Dutch / English…. 🙂 Op maandag 17 juni hebben we tijdens de tweede WMUG NL bijeenkomst Wally Mead op bezoek. Wally komt ons bijpraten over de Configuration Manager 2012 SP1 en de deze week gepresenteerde opvolger: Configuration Manager 2012 R2. Ook komt Roel van Bueren ons vandaag in […]READ MORE
Quick tip when integrating Windows Intune & DirSync with ConfigMgr 2012 SP1
As an Enterprise Client Manager you need to of course use the Windows Intune integration in Configuration Manager 2012 SP1 to be able to manage also your mobile devices next to all other Windows, Unix, Linux and MAC OS-X devices. When setting up Dirsync to synchronize the active directory account to Windows Azure Active Directory, you […]READ MORE
“Query builder Values box can’t display large item list”-fix works for ConfigMgr 2012
When pressing on the Values box in the Query builder while creating a Collection in ConfigMgr you might run into an error that states that “The operation has completed successfully, but the information list has been truncated to the maximum configured count of 2000 items.” For SMS 2.0 and ConfigMgr 2007 there was a registry key […]READ MORE
How to run Powershell scripts with a Service Account to access ConfigMgr 2012 SP1
When using a service account to run for instance my “cleaning ConfigMgr” Powershell script you may run in to an error. When trying to access the Windows PowerShell drive that is mapped to your Primary Site you will receive the following error: “set-location : Cannot find drive. A drive with the name <primary site> does […]READ MORE
New version of Cleanup devices in ConfigMgr 2012 script released
Today I released a new version of the “Cleanup in AD deleted devices via Powershell in ConfigMgr 2012 SP1” script that was originally released in March of this year. In this new version the following is changed: Ability to set the Maximum Query Result Size of ConfigMgr 2012 SP1, by default this is 1000 items […]READ MORE
My top 10 new features of ConfigMgr 2012 SP1 – part 9
In the past I wrote a lot of blogs about the Migration Feature, new in Service Pack 1 is the ability to migrate Configuration Manager objects between two Configuration Manager 2012 SP1 sites. So in part 9 of the series about my top 10 new features of Configuration Manager 2012 Service Pack 1 is about the […]READ MORE
My top 10 new features of ConfigMgr 2012 SP1 – part 8
I think this could be one of the most requested features for Service Pack 1, namely the ability to add a Central Administration Site (CAS) to your Configuration Manager 2012 hierarchy. In my series about the top 10 nicest new features we are going to look how adding a CAS looks like and when you […]READ MORE
XenApp Connector for ConfigMgr 2012 (SP1) released
Last week the XenApp Connector for System Center 2012 Configuration Manager, former Project Thor, was silently released by Citrix. In comparison to the earlier Technical Preview version, this version supports also Service Pack 1 of Configuration Manager 2012. In this version, both APP-V 4.6 SP2 and APP-V 5.0 are supported.READ MORE
Which Mobile Device Management Settings are available in ConfigMgr 2012 SP1?
Like with MAC OS-X, Configuration Manager 2012 supports the management of Compliance Settings for Mobile Devices, unfortunately the not all of the settings can be applied to all different kind of mobile devices. Since settings management in the Mobile Device World is very important, I would like to give you with this blog an overview of […]READ MORE
PXE on remote DP’s failed after upgrade to ConfigMgr 2012 SP1
This week I upgraded a production environment of Configuration Manager 2012 to Service Pack 1. After the upgrade our 4 remote Distribution Points failed to service PXE. It seemed that the Windows Deployment Service was not able to start. Looking at the local event viewers learned me that several errors like event id 257, 259 and 264 […]READ MORE
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About Peter Daalmans
Peter tries to speak every year on several events like TechDays Netherlands, ExpertsLive, IT/Dev Connections, BriForum, Midwest Management Summit, TechEd Australia, TechEd New Zealand and in 2017 Peter had the honor to speak at Microsoft Ignite. See more here.
Author of four books about Configurtion Manager and Microsoft Enterprise Mobility +Security